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Bureau of Mines Test Procedures for Rocks.
NTIS: PB 237 814 :223 pages
This Bureau of Mines report is a reference manual of procedures used by the Bureau's Twin Cities Mining Research Center for obtaining rock properties. Included in the report are discussions on the usage of each property, descriptions of the general test methods for obtaining the properties, and instructions for performing the tests. The instructions embrace details of the specimen configuration, test apparatus, test procedure, test conditions, and calculations needed to achieve satisfactory results. Although the procedures presented in this reference manual generally conform to recommendations of the ASTM administrative committee on standards, they are not purported to be standards.
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NTIS Accession No.
NTIS: PB 237 814
Page last reviewed: September 2, 2020
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division